Meet The Team

The Owners: Paul & Kristina Smith & Carol Esparza

Hometown: Kristina- Yuba City, CA Paul- Susanville, CA

Fun Fact About Yourself: Kristina- I was my high school mascot (Honkers! Go Brown & Gold) Paul- My favorite food is peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Kristina- walking with my buddies in the park and ending at Starbucks. Paul- Fishing

Favorite Fleet Feet Product & Why: Kristina- Feetures Elite Socks, can't go without em'! I wear them in all my shoes. Paul- Feetures socks.

Owner: Carol Esparza

Hometown: Yuba City, CA.

Fun Fact About Yourself: I was one of 8 children raised on a farm and continued to work harvest every summer after I moved away from home

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Walking and bike riding

Favorite Fleet Feet Product & Why: Superfeet, because I love being able to move and I have always had foot issues. Superfeet allows me to keep moving. 

Carly Boettcher

Hometown: Chico, CA.

Fun Fact About Yourself: I love singing!

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Sitting on a beach or running on Yahi Trail in Upper Bidwell Park.

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: Foam roller, because it’s a godsend for my muscles.

Greta Macey

Hometown: Arcata, CA.

Fun Fact About Yourself: I teach Pilates and Spin classes. 

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Running or hiking in Upper Park and then eating an entire watermelon afterwards.

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: Balega Hidden Comfort Socks. They make my feet happy:) 

Emily Naas

Hometown: Chico, CA.

Fun Fact About Yourself: I studied abroad in Spain.

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Running.

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: My Garmin watch. I’m able to run freely and still log my pace and mileage without having to map out a course ahead of time. It makes all the difference in my training.

 Chris Risser

Hometown: Colfax, CA.

Fun Fact About Yourself: All of the fingers on my left hand are double jointed.

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Golfing.

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: Feetures Elite socks. My feet have high arches and sweat a lot, so these socks provide support and keep my feet dry.

 DJ Verduzco

Hometown: Walnut, CA.

Fun Fact About Yourself: I earned an Eagle Scout Award at age 12.

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Fishing.

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: Asics Nimbus. It’s the most comfortable shoe to me, and I love to walk in it all day.

Ashley Rewick

Hometown: Vacaville, CA.

Fun Fact: I have worked at Fleet Feet since I was 9 years old.

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Skiing when there is snow in Tahoe and hiking. 

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: Anything Lucy! It is the best athletic clothing brand I have come across. 

Charlotte Hammer

Hometown: Half Bay Area, half Northern California.

Fun Fact: I am fluent in sarcasm. 

Favorite Outdoor Activity: Running on the beach, preferably Maui!

Favorite Fleet Feet Product and Why: Balega wool socks keep my feet dry and comfortable. 

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